12 KAR 4:160. Guaranteed nutrients.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 250.366(7)

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 250.421

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: To interpret the fertilizer law as it relates to the format for guaranteeing chemical forms of a guaranteed nutrient.

 

      Section 1. When the chemical forms of a plant nutrient are guaranteed, the percentage for each component shall be shown before the name of the form. Example:

      Total nitrogen (N).................................... 34 percent

      17 percent nitrate nitrogen

      17 percent ammoniacal nitrogen

      Magnesium (mg)..................................... 2.0 percent

      1 percent water soluble magnesium (Mg)

      Sulfur (S)................................................ 10.0 percent

      5 percent free sulfur (S)

      5 percent combined sulfur (S)

      Iron (Fe)................................................... 2.0 percent

      2 percent chelated iron (Fe)

      Manganese (Mn)..................................... 1.0 percent

      0.5 percent water soluble manganese (Mn) (11 Ky.R. 516; eff. 11-13-84; Am. 21 Ky.R. 459; eff. 9-28-94.)